Podcast #41: ‘Find Your Way Home’ and ‘The Journey’


Gwen Orel talks to Jimmy Kelly, co-author of “Find Your Way Home,” and to Nick Hamm, director of “The Journey.”

Film: Michael Fitzpatrick talks to Colm Meaney about Hell on Wheels

Colm Meaney as Railroad Baron Thomas Doc Durant  (AMC) How It’s New York: Michael Fitzpatrick is a Big Apple-based writer for the Irish Examiner.  How It’s Irish: Colm Meaney is one of the most acclaimed Irish actors of his generation.  An earlier version of this article was first published in Irish Examiner USA, November 8, […]

Keeping Hope Alive at the Craic

Colm Meaney – star of ‘Parked’ – will appear at this year’s Craic How It’s New York:  The Craic Festival is a film and music festival that was born in New York, and is a New York partyHow It’s Irish:  All of the films are Irish or Irish-American, ditto the music.  The Festival was conceived […]

Irish Film New York, Sept. 30 – Oct. 2; Thoughts from Niall McKay

  How It’s New York: Impressario (well he is!) Niall McKay lives in Brooklyn now.  And indie films are a long NY tradition.  If the town is full of would-be actors, it’s also full of earnest filmmakers.  There’s a screenplay in every coffee house.  At least.How It’s Irish:  The films are by and about Irish […]